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The aim of this study is to assess differences and commonalities in the student travel market across different countries and to determine typologies based on touristic attractions/activities. The study generates groups based on travel motivations largely drawn from the Leisure Motivation Scale and...

Author(s)
Marques, C.; Mohsin, A.; Lengler, J.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Destination Marketing & Management, 2018, 10, pp 87-100
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The nine papers, included in this special issue, provide an overview of some of the significant consumer behaviour topics that are more meaningful in tourism and travel. This collection of papers discuss a wide range of topics that include place branding, sensory experiences, tourist motivations,...

Author(s)
Epure, M.; Alvarez, M. D.
Publisher
University of the Aegean, Chios, Greece
Citation
Tourismos, 2016, 11, 4, pp xii-xvii + 1-194
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Tourism sector plays an important role in economic development and therefore many countries try to develop various policies on this sector to maximize its impacts on the economy. Empirical research on this topic provide highly valuable information for the policy makers both in public and private...

Author(s)
Özcan, C. C.; Kar, M.
Publisher
University of the Aegean, Chios, Greece
Citation
Tourismos, 2016, 11, 1, pp 170-185
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This issue includes two papers on theology in relation to pilgrimages (one on Iranian Shiitism and the other on Kierkegaard's concept of 'repetition') as well as five papers dealing with religious tourism experiences in Mexico, Spain, Ireland, Lithuania, Turkey, and Malaysia. The latter papers...

Author(s)
Griffin, K.; Zammit, R. R. V.; Clarke, A.; Raffay, Á.
Publisher
Dublin Institute of Technology, Dublin, Irish Republic
Citation
International Journal of Religious Tourism and Pilgrimage, 2016, 4, 5, pp 1-66
Abstract

Social media are gaining prominence as an element of destination marketing organisation (DMO) marketing strategy at a time when public sector cuts in their funding are requiring them to seek greater value in the way marketing budgets are spent. Social media offers DMOs with a tool to reach a global ...

Author(s)
Hays, S.; Page, S. J.; Buhalis, D.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2013, 16, 3, pp 211-239
Abstract

Previously, Plasmodium knowlesi was not considered as a species of Plasmodium that could cause malaria in human beings, as it is parasite of long-tailed (Macaca fascicularis) and pig-tailed (Macaca nemestrina) macaques found in Southeast Asia. A case of infection by P. knowlesi is described in a...

Author(s)
Thuy-Huong Ta Tang; Salas, A.; Ali-Tammam, M.; Martinez, M. del C.; Lanza, M.; Arroyo, E.; Rubio, J. M.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Malaria Journal, 2010, 9, 219, pp (27 July 2010)
Abstract

This book addresses the issues at the forefront of the debate on tourism development versus sustainability, particularly from the economic, ethical and environmental perspectives. The challenge facing the industry is how to translate principles into practice and to attain a balance between the...

Publisher
CAB INTERNATIONAL, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Tourism and sustainability: principles to practice., 1997, pp xxii+381 pp.
Abstract

This collection of 15 chapters highlights new trends in research on women's leisure. Comparisons are drawn between countries at different stages of socioeconomic development. A wide range of socio-cultural experiences are reported in chapters on Australia, Canada, Colombia, France, Greece, Hong...

Publisher
CAB INTERNATIONAL, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Women, leisure and the family in contemporary society: a multinational perspective., 1996, pp xv + 302 pp.
Abstract

The bulk of this issue is made up of collections of articles on the forest fire situation in South East Asia (pp. 4-56) and the Baltic countries (pp. 57-81). These are 2 contrasting areas, in the first of which there is too much fire and smoke, and in the second of which where nature...

Citation
International Forest Fire News, 1998, No. 18, pp iv + 104 pp.
Abstract

The many changes in the structure, role and responsibilities of national tourism administrations (NTA) over the decade leading up to the millennium are described. Case studies of the experiences of selected countries reveal a relinquishing of many of governments' traditional responsibilities and...

Author(s)
Cockerell, N.
Publisher
World Tourism Organization (WTO), Madrid, Spain
Citation
Towards new forms of public-private sector partnership: the changing role, structure and activities of national tourism administrations., 1997, pp ii + 88 pp.

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